The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 27 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 8 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.82% 7.75% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.19% 8.33% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 0
Median salary £71,250 £80,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.93% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Information Security
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
154 132 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 92.77% 92.96% 93.06%
Number of salaries quoted 119 113 57
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £110,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 7 (53.85%) CISSP
1 7 (53.85%) CISM
1 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
1 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
2 6 (46.15%) Security Operations
2 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) Threat Detection
4 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) Security Management
5 3 (23.08%) Network Security
5 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) MS Office
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Office 365
5 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
5 3 (23.08%) SIEM
6 2 (15.38%) SANS
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) MCP
6 2 (15.38%) GIAC
7 1 (7.69%) Nessus
7 1 (7.69%) Snort

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Security Manager
2 4 (30.77%) IT Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Operational Security Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Operations Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Security Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Security Operations Manager
3 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Incident Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Information Risk Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (15.38%) IT Operations Manager
4 2 (15.38%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Security Risk Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SIEM Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
2 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
2 6 (46.15%) Security Operations
3 5 (38.46%) Threat Detection
4 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) Security Management
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) SIEM
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
6 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) CISM
1 7 (53.85%) CISSP
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) GIAC
3 2 (15.38%) MCP
3 2 (15.38%) SANS
4 1 (7.69%) CISA
4 1 (7.69%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nessus
1 1 (7.69%) Nexpose
1 1 (7.69%) Proventia
1 1 (7.69%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
3 1 (7.69%) ScanSafe